Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1968. 1st Edition. Octavo, publisher's blue cloth, spine stamped in silver, blue endpapers, original illustrated dust jacket.
Collection of eight tales by English children's book author Joan Aiken, best known for The Wolves of Willoughby Chase (1962). Stylishly illustrated by Polish-British artist and book designer Jan Pienkowski, with black-and-white silhouettes and full-page color plates. Illustration copyright handstamp to copyright page. Price sticker to price-clipped dust jacket, with some chipping to spine-ends and moderate edgewear. Very good. Item #3973